About this object

Standing figure 13 mm tall pierced through the waist, of blue faience or glazed steatite. Ten tiny beads of blue faience; disc shaped blue faience bead; and one carnelian poppy head shaped bead. Register says "bought in Cairo".

Object specifics

  • Type
  • Culture
    New Kingdom
  • Artist/Maker
  • Place made
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt
  • Date made
    1550 BC - 1069 BC about
  • Materials
    Egyptian Faience; Cornelian
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Acquisition
    Purchased from Professor John Garstang
  • Collector
    John Professor Garstang
  • Place collected
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt
  • Date collected
    1909 about
  • Measurements
  • Related people
    John Garstang ( Collector, previous owner)


Previous owners

  • John Garstang

    Owned from: Unknown or unrecorded
    How acquired: Excavated
    Owned until: 1947
    Disposal method: Sold
Object view = Humanities
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